Dressing of the Stones

May 8, 2017

By: Dr. Troy Sammons, CVM Fieldstaff, transitioning to service in South Sudan Currently there are five gentlemen armed with axes and carpenter squares diligently preparing building stones for an addition we are working on in Kenya. The stone dressers are special craftsmen who will hand shape each of the seven hundred stones needed for the... Read More

CVM’s Mission Apprenticeship Program Reaches to Cameroon

February 23, 2017

Are you a “missions-minded” vet student in your 3rd or 4th year of vet school? Do you have 4 weeks available to serve on the field? Do you want to receive hands-on training/one-on-one mentoring from a CVM Long-Term Field Worker? If so, then CVM’s Mission Apprenticeship program may be for you! Applications to the Apprenticeship... Read More

Reflections from the Field

February 2, 2017

Katherine Sunderland, a vet student from Virginia, was given the opportunity to serve on her first short-term mission trip with CVM to Nicaragua. Katherine and her team spent a week working alongside Pastor Oscar and Tamy Gaitan. Katherine was kind enough to answer a few questions for us!

CVM’s Mission Apprenticeship Program Reaches to Uganda

January 30, 2017

Are you a “missions-minded” vet student in your 3rd or 4th year of vet school? Do you have 4 weeks available to serve on the field? Do you want to receive hands-on training/one-on-one mentoring from a CVM Long-Term Field Worker? If so, then CVM’s Mission Apprenticeship program may be for you! Applications to the Apprenticeship... Read More

Reflections from the Field

January 26, 2017

Christine Crawford, a vet student from North Carolina, was given the opportunity to serve on her first short-term mission trip with CVM to Alaska. Christine was kind enough to answer a few questions for us!

Living Joy Outright

January 19, 2017

By: Dr. Troy Sammons, CVM Fieldstaff The word joy seems to be the most common word to market the Christmas holiday.   From the fancy font in the boulevard banner to the Christmas card message, joy is decoratively spread on all aspects of our Christmas lives. So now its January and it is time to pack... Read More

Reflections from the Field

January 5, 2017

Dr. David Wolfgang, a veterinarian from Pennsylvania, was given the opportunity to serve on his first short-term mission trip with CVM. David and his team spent a week working alongside Dr. Kelly Crowdis where he assisted in the training of Haitian para vets and provided a little bit of animal care. David has participated in... Read More

Reflections from the Field

December 26, 2016

Katherine Beard, a veterinary technician from Indiana, was given the opportunity to serve on her first mission trip with CVM. Katherine and her team spent a week on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota where they partnered with the Wounded Knee Church of God. Katherine was kind enough to answer a few questions for... Read More

Grasping the Power of the Gospel

December 22, 2016

By: Melissa White, CVM Fieldstaff serving in India They say your first year in a new culture is a steep learning curve. For me, it has been more of a cliff than a curve. Every day seems to be full of new challenges, new cultural insights, and opportunities for growth. The biggest learning curve has... Read More

The Fragrance of Christ

December 15, 2016

By: Dr. Gerald Mitchum, CVM Fieldstaff serving in Mongolia I can’t recall the last time that we were in our American home for Christmas with family and friends. It has been many years. On one of our last visits, I do have a recollection of trudging down the railroad track with our grandson, Ethan…dragging a... Read More